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Young stars shine at St John's

21 Dec 2014 10:00 • Ted Edmunds

ST JOHN’S Primary in Rosyth held a Christmas play last Tuesday, raising money for charity in the process.

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Stranraer snatch the spoils in Potter's Dunfermline debut

20 Dec 2014 17:50 • Nicola Scrimgeour

JOHN Potter's first game in charge of Dunfermline Athletic ended in disappointment as Stranraer grabbed all three points with a 1-0 win.

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Kelty community puts on a party!

20 Dec 2014 16:00

SENIOR citizens in Kelty proved that it’s not just the young folk that can throw a good party as they enjoyed a Christmas bash at the Masonic Hall last week.

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Colliery disaster remembered

20 Dec 2014 10:00

POLITICIANS and clergy joined a community service of remembrance in Kelty for the Lindsay Colliery Disaster that claimed the lives of nine local miners on 14th December 1957.

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Complaints about council tenants rocket

19 Dec 2014 16:45 • Ally McRoberts

COMPLAINTS about tenancy breaches and anti-social behaviour in Fife Council properties have rocketed in Dunfermline and West Fife.

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Dalgety Bay »

Dalgety Bay fish firm awarded £100,000

A DALGETY Bay company that has developed an innovative live shellfish transportation system were given a huge financial boost last Wednesday as they scooped the maximum £100,000 at the ScotEdge awards in Edinburgh.

Bayside score new sponsorship deal

Lawyer found dead at Dalgety Bay home

Dalgety Bay gala under threat

£11,000 drugs bust in week-long crackdown

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Bandrum Nursing Home claim national care awards

A RESIDENT and carer at Bandrum nursing home in Saline, Dunfermline have delighted their friends and colleagues by being shortlisted for two top honours at the annual Scottish Care Awards.

Pedal power at Crombie Primary School!

Limekilns switched on for Christmas!

Santa visits Crossgates

Inzievar pupils show bags of Christmas spirit

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Townhill FC miss out on Scottish Youth FA Cup quarter-finals

21 Dec 2014 11:30

AFTER another good run in the under-16s Scottish Youth FA Cup, Townhill FC’s quest for glory ended at the final 16 stage after losing 1-0 in a closely-fought game against Spartans Reds earlier this month.

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New Dunfermline Athletic manager John Potter outlines vision for success

20 Dec 2014 11:30 • Ross Hart

JOHN POTTER admits that his appointment as Pars manager was “surreal” but is desperate to bring success to the club he has always supported.

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Dunfermline Athletic players must take responsibility for Jim Jefferies' exit says Andy Geggan

19 Dec 2014 14:30 • Ross Hart

STUNNED skipper Andy Geggan insists the Pars players must take responsibility after manager Jim Jefferies informed them of his decision to step down on Tuesday.

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British bronze for West Fife judoka Kai Francis and Emma Forrest

19 Dec 2014 11:30

DUNFERMLINE judoka returned from two days of gruelling competition with two bronze medals and a number of impressive contest wins from two days of gruelling competition at the British Age Band Championships held in Sheffield last weekend.

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On the Money: Stamp Duty surprise in the Autumn Statement

21 Dec 2014 08:30

ONE of the surprises from the Autumn Statement was the long-awaited change to Stamp Duty, which brought welcome news to the many thousands of people who plan to buy property.

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Ross 'Teddy' Craig: Football and the Peter Principle

19 Dec 2014 08:30

WE OFTEN hear that football is a business unlike any other but there are some instances in which a clear parallel with the normal business world can be drawn. For instance, the Peter Principle is often referred to in business. It’s the principle that people will be promoted to one level beyond their actual level of competence. That’s certainly something that has been seen in football over the years.

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Shouting the odds: Draw looks likely as Dunfermline Athletic host Stranraer in the wake of Jim Jefferies' departure

18 Dec 2014 08:30

THE PARS, after a poor result at the weekend and faced with the news of the resignation of manager Jim Jeffries have to regroup for the visit of fellow promotion challengers Stranraer on Saturday.

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On the Money: Christmas idea for grandparents

14 Dec 2014 08:30

INVESTING into a pension for a child instead of giving them a Christmas gift may seem like a strange idea but for all the presents you can give them now, nothing can compare to a lump sum of money which has been left invested for 40 years and is specifically for their retirement.

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Carnegie Hall’s Snow White will leave you festively warm and fuzzy

19 Dec 2014 11:10 • Hayley Parr

CARNEGIE Hall's adaptation of Snow White is the perfect family Christmas show sure to leave you festively warm and fuzzy.

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Christmas in Falkirk

27 Nov 2014 14:12

Mince pies and mulled wine are appearing on the supermarket shelves; plans are being made to meet old friends for the annual catch-up; and the kids are cultivating a list for Santa of the latest toys and gadgets... Christmas is in the air!

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Review: The Full Monty

9 Oct 2014 11:05 • Hayley Parr

THE HILARITY leaked out into the foyer leaving Alhambra’s first showing of Simon Beufoy’s The Full Monty.

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